Māori › Lancelot Joseph Addison Born 6 August 1891 - Died 7 August 1915 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 6/1445 AWMM WWI 6/1445A AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Sergeant AWMM Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesLancelot Joseph AWMM SurnameAddison AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 6/1445 AWMM WWI 6/1445A AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth6 August 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra England, United Kingdom Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 16 August 1881 AWMM United Kingdom, Europe AWMM Date of birth Place of birthEngland Public - Peter - Researcher - 23 October 2017 - Military record Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Makikihi, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs A. Addison (mother), Cranbrook, Kent, England AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign1914-1916 Egypt AWMM 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 6/1445 AWMM WWI 6/1445A AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM Sergeant AWMM Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM 3rd Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Weight, WWI AWMM 145 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Sergeant AWMM Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of the late William Grylls Addison and of Alice Addison, of 3, West Terrace, Cranbrook, Kent, England.Sergeant Addison was killed in action on Rhododendron Spur during the August Offensive. His brother, 6/1444 Corporal John Humphrey Addison (Canterbury Infantry Battalion), also served on Gallipoli.Listed with incorrect rank by CWG (November 2009)Admitted to NZ Field Ambulance, 20 May 1915 (influenza), and transferred same day to Hospital Ship; to No 1 Australian Stationary Hospital, Lemnos; discharged to duty, 7 June 1915.Killed in action, 7 August 1915.Parents: Alice and the late William Grylis Addison, 3 West Terrace, Cranbrook, Kent, England AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Death7 August 1915 AWMM Age 24 AWMM Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameChunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Lancelot Joseph Addison by laying a poppy. John Wyatt Addison Joseph Andrew Addison Lancelot Joseph Addison Walter Thomas Addison William Edward Addison Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Lancelot Joseph Addison Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission. http://www.cwgc.org Sources Used Ferguson, D. (1921). The history of the Canterbury Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 1914-1919. Auckland, N.Z.: Whitcombe and Tombs. Digital copy NZETC. http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH1-Cant.html Sources Used Military personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22269472 Further Reference SCRoll profile (South Canterbury Roll of Honour) https://museum.timaru.govt.nz/explore/scroll/profile?id=3224 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM Vol1: 5 AWMM Stowers, R. (2005). Bloody Gallipoli: the New Zealanders' story. Auckland, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 22 June 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.